Helen Nugent

Rule changes could scupper full state pension payouts

Pensions: about as easy to understand as the theory of relativity. Successive governments have pledged to simplify and clarify the UK pensions system. Each one has failed. If anything, the financial ins and outs of our retirement have become ever more complex.

Now the powers that be have made changes to the state pension.

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